CSC 428A

Combinatorial Algorithms

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Exploration of the interfaces between combinatorics and Computer Science. Algorithms and data structures that are used to manipulate, generate, and randomly select combinatorial objects, including sets, permutations, combinations, trees, graphs. Methods for analyzing combinatorial algorithms such as recurrence relations, asymptotics, and amortized complexity.


  • Either CSC 226 with a minimum grade of B+, or CSC 225 with a minimum grade of B+ and MATH 222 with a minimum grade of B; and
  • minimum third-year standing.

Undergraduate course in Computer Science offered by the Department of Computer Science in the Faculty of Engineering.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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